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Backend Engineer

If you have a “win as a team” mentality, are passionate and like to have fun, then Fishbrain is the place for you!
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Did you know that fishing is the world’s most popular hobby? We do! And here at Fishbrain we have created the world’s largest social network dedicated to people who love fishing. We want to make sure that we can give them the greatest experience possible and make their fishing dreams come true, no matter where they are in the world.

We have over 8 million users all over the world who have logged over 6 million catches in our app. We’re growing fast, both in our social network and in the company, which is why we’re looking for a Backend Engineer to join our team. We hope that it’s you.

Fishbrain's platform team designs, implements, and maintains scalable software architectures that are at the heart of our technology. The team moves fast and plays a pivotal role in ensuring the quality of the backend systems that power our Android and iOS apps.

Responsibilities

  • Design, build, and deploy highly scalable software systems (including microservices) written in Ruby on Rails and Golang.
  • Produce high quality software using TDD in a continuous delivery environment.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, design, and ship new features.

 What we are fishing for

  • Bachelor's degree and/or MSc in Computer Science or equivalent experience and at least 3-5 years work experience.
  • Strong software engineering fundamentals, including data structures, design patterns, and complexity analysis.
  • Fluency in an OOP language, such as Ruby, Java, C++, or similar (Ruby strongly preferred).
  • Experience with RDBMS as well as NoSQL databases, operating system internals, networking, and file systems are a plus.
  • You're smart, get stuff done, have great energy, and thrive in a fast-paced startup environment.

Our Bait 
We have trust in our employees which means that 1. you will be given a lot of responsibility from day one and 2. we value your opinions and and ideas. No matter the team, everything we do has an impact on our users and on Fishbrain as a company. Our culture is very important to us. If you have a “win as a team” mentality, are passionate and like to have fun, then Fishbrain is the place for you!


Feeling hooked? Throw us a line!

 

Keywords: Ruby, Go, Rust, Elixir, Graphql, tensorflow, microservices, backend, docker, elasticsearch, mysql, typescript, redis

Usually responds within two weeks

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Stockholm

Drottninggatan 26
111 51 Stockholm Directions job@fishbrain.com

Perks & Benefits

We come in all shapes and sizes and so do our perks & benefits!

  • TECHNOLOGY OF YOUR CHOICE

    Because we know people can be quite picky about this stuff. Windows or Mac, you decide.

  • 30 DAYS ANNUAL VACATION

    Each year you’ll get 30 days vacation to use however, whenever. Catch some sun, a few fish, or both -- you decide.

  • WELLNESS BONUS

    You’re more than a brain and a set of fingers typing. At Fishbrain you’ll get an annual allowance to put towards anything in the realm of health and fitness.

  • DEVELOPMENT ALLOWANCE

    Whether you want to attend a conference or gain skills in a particular area, we will support you and do what we can to help make that happen.

  • VISA SPONSORSHIP

    If you (and your family) need to move from outside Sweden, we’ll handle the bureaucracy to make the transition smooth and swift.

Our Culture

Some of us fish, some of us love the outdoors, but all of us are united in building the best fishing experience. We have over 70+ employees, boasting 26 different nationalities from 6 continents.

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